As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a towel, Hm. 4, Nj. 176, Sturl. iii. 111, Hkr. iii. 129.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚱᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Hává-mál. (A. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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